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Bike and Pedestrian Transportation

  • Updated: 11/23/2015 10:29 am CST
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    The Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center is funded by the Federal Highway Administration. The website provides pedestrian and bike information, news, and resources.

  • Updated: 11/23/2015 1:40 am CST
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    The North American Bike-share Association (NABSA) was incorporated as a non-profit Corporation in 2014. NABSA is a member-driven organization.

  • Updated: 10/27/2015 9:35 pm CDT
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    The Nice Ride website provides information of the bike sharing system in Minnesota, introduces how it works, pricing of the usage fee for the system and latest news. 

  • Updated: 10/27/2015 9:21 pm CDT
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    Bulr Bikes is a bike sharing system, which provides a convenient and inexpensive transportation option for people can travel from point A to point B. 

  • Updated: 09/20/2015 11:47 am CDT
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    This link provides a video that summarizes the components of the St. Paul, Minnesota Way-finding Master Plan.

  • Updated: 09/20/2015 12:03 pm CDT
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    Found here is a publication of the Iowa Bicycle Coalition, Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA), and Main Street Iowa.

  • Updated: 09/20/2015 9:57 pm CDT
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    The Iowa Bicycle Coalition builds partnerships, educates Iowans, and helps to establish safe and enjoyable bicycle transportation and recreation networks throughout Iowa.

  • Updated: 09/20/2015 9:57 pm CDT
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    Walkscore.com is a website that rates the “walkability” of any neighborhood.

  • Updated: 09/20/2015 9:58 pm CDT
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    Handbook sponsored by Omaha by Design. The handbook sets out to improve the appearance of Omaha’s streets and create a setting that is welcoming to pedestrians and cyclists as well as drivers and transit users.

  • Updated: 09/20/2015 10:02 pm CDT
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    The Des Moines Register provides an overview of the Ingersoll Avenue lane diet project.

  • Updated: 09/20/2015 10:03 pm CDT
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    Manual providing guidance on achieving balanced street design that accommodates cars while ensuring that pedestrians, cyclists and transit users can travel safely and comfortably.

  • Updated: 09/24/2015 10:51 am CDT
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    Statewide Urban Design And Specifications (SUDAS) manuals provide common urban standards for public improvements such as sanitary sewers, water mains, streets, sidewalks, utility locations, signalization, drainage and erosion control.